Media has a general population of 5,533 and an overall student population of 14,891. Approximately 12,237 of Media's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer animation programs.
The largest computer animation school in Media, by student population, is Delaware County Community College. In 2010, Delaware County Community College graduated approximately 5 students from its computer animation program.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in computer animation in Media in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,940 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,000 for computer animation related books and supplies each year.
Many computer animation graduates choose to work as computer animators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Media, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,800 computer animators in Pennsylvania. Of these computer animators, 210 were working in the greater Media area. By the year 2018, the number of computer animators is expected to increase by 12% in Media. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer animators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a computer animator in Media is $51,430 per year, which is higher than the average for computer animators state-wide.